WHITE HOUSE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The 12-year-old White House girl, who was hospitalized in critical condition with the flu, has passed away.
Greycin Oaks’ father, Ben, confirmed to News 2 that his little girl passed away Friday.
Greycin is the latest flu death in Tennessee. The state reported Thursday that eight kids had already died from the flu.
Ben Oaks, Greycin’s father, said that he wants parents to start taking the illness seriously.
Greycin was a White House Middle School student, the youngest of 3 children to the Oaks. She was described as having a big outgoing personality.